Durham University is based in the city of Durham, located in the North East of the UK.

World-class education and living in a magnificent city.

Whatever new experiences you’re looking for, you’ll find your place within the evocative and historic surroundings of the city, county and community that is Durham.

Durham University is home to internationally important collections from across history and around the globe. We welcome visitors to our museums and galleries and garden. Located in two clusters, at the heart of the UNESCO World Heritage Site and to the south of the city, our venues are open year-round and are open to all.

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Things to do

Durham University’s Museums and Attractions promote learning and education for all. We have something to offer just about everyone!